Arthur Kinney is currently the Thomas W. Copeland Professor of Literary History, University of Massachusetts Amherst. He holds an M.S. from Columbia University; and a Ph.D. from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. Kinney has been a member of the Department of English faculty at the University of Massachusetts Amherst since 1966.
BA, History, Bard College; MA, Library Science (Archives and Records Management), Simmons College.
Responsible for maintaining the library, archiving scholarly papers, developing digital collections, assisting patrons with research, and answering reference questions.
Ph.D. student, English UMass.
Responsible for cataloging the majority of the Center's modern books and managing the collection. Works with Director on book acquisitions and designs displays of rare materials. Currently at work on a cataloging and digitization project of manuscript material in the Center's rare printed books.
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B.A. Smith College
Responsible for working with the Director to organize the Center's public events, advertising these events through online and print sources, and facilitating communication between the Center and the surrounding community.
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